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People Keep Questioning Chrissy Teigen's Decision To Have IVF And She's Not Here For It

Can we stop criticising women for what they choose to do with their own bodies?

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We all know that Chrissy Teigen, John Legend, and their baby daughter Luna are one of the most adorable families in showbiz.

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But the family has had their fair share of hardship. Chrissy and John have been extremely honest about their struggle to conceive Luna since they announced Chrissy's pregnancy almost two years ago.

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"As many of you know, we've been trying to have a baby for a while now," Chrissy wrote in the Instagram announcement. "It hasn't been easy, but we kept trying because we can't wait to bring our first child into the world and grow our family. We're so excited that it's finally happening."

And she's also spoken frankly about how hurtful it was when, before she got pregnant, people would ask her when she and John were planning on having children.

"John and I were having trouble. We would have had kids five, six years ago if it happened," she said in 2015, a month before she announced she was pregnant. "It's kind of crazy, because I can't imagine being that nosy to be like, 'So, when are the kids coming?' Because who knows what somebody's going through? Anytime somebody asks if I'm going to have kids I'm just like, 'One day you're going to ask that to the wrong girl who is really struggling and it's going to be really hurtful to them, and I hate that. Stop asking me.'"
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"John and I were having trouble. We would have had kids five, six years ago if it happened," she said in 2015, a month before she announced she was pregnant. "It's kind of crazy, because I can't imagine being that nosy to be like, 'So, when are the kids coming?' Because who knows what somebody's going through? Anytime somebody asks if I'm going to have kids I'm just like, 'One day you're going to ask that to the wrong girl who is really struggling and it's going to be really hurtful to them, and I hate that. Stop asking me.'"

Chrissy has always been open about their decision to use IVF treatment to conceive, even when people online speculated over her pregnancy.

I did IVF. One at a time. It isn't twins. I can see the damn thing. Get out of my uterus!

And she's since had to deal with people criticising the couple's decision to choose the sex of their baby and asking if she ever "gave it a minute to try naturally".

I also picked the embryo with a taste for bacon, a knack for magic and size 7 feet so she can always find shoes

Well, it turns out that even more than a year after Luna being born, she's still dealing with online trolls questioning what she chooses to do with her own body.

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Yesterday, Chrissy tweeted revealing that her remaining embryo (which is in storage until she and John decide to have another baby) has got some debt to pay.

Damn how's my embryo gonna be in debt before it's even born

And in traditional Chrissy fashion, she made some jokes about it.

Of course, people immediately began speculating that this meant Chrissy is pregnant again, and she immediately shut that speculation the hell down.

I personally didn't know uteruses could send emails, tbh.
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I personally didn't know uteruses could send emails, tbh.

But some people took the whole thing a step further, and started questioning Chrissy's decision to use IVF – again.

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And, obviously, Chrissy was not here for it.

Oh wow I didn't know you could do that. Would have saved me a ton of money. https://t.co/V75fZoEaS5

Now, let's stop policing women's bodies and just enjoy how seriously adorable this family is, shall we?

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Keep doing you, Chrissy! 👏👏👏